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Pediatric Critical Care, Sanford Children's Specilaity Clinic, Sanford School of Medicine, University of South Dakota, SD, USA.
Eur J Anaesthesiol 2021 Oct;38(10):1106-1107
From the Faculty of Education Sciences, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Spain (CA-G, ), CLINURSID research group, Psychiatry, Radiology, Public Health, Nursing and Medicine Department, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Spain (CA-G, AC-F, AR-N), Life Support and Simulation research group, Health Research Institute of Santiago, University Hospital of Santiago de Compostela-CHUS, Spain (CA-G, AC-F, AR-N), Faculty of Education, Pontifical University of Salamanca, Spain (SL-G) and Pediatric Critical, Intermediate and Palliative Care Section, Pediatric Department, University Hospital of Santiago de Compostela-CHUS, Spain (AR-N).
Pediatr Blood Cancer 2021 Sep 15:e29328. Epub 2021 Sep 15.
Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Parents of children with cancer are prone to psychosocial distress, yet little is known about intervention response among diverse parents. Our systematic review and meta-analysis evaluated the efficacy of psychosocial interventions on anxiety and depression among parents of children with cancer and explored race and/or ethnicity differences in the efficacy of these interventions. Twenty articles met inclusion. Read More
Sultan Qaboos Univ Med J 2021 Aug 29;21(3):457-464. Epub 2021 Aug 29.
Department of Pediatric Intensive Care, Royal Hospital, Muscat, Oman.
Objectives: A modified Blalock-Taussig (mBT) shunt procedure is a common palliative surgery used to treat infants and children with cyanotic congenital heart disease (CCHD). This study aimed to report the outcomes of infants and children undergoing mBT shunt procedures in Oman. In addition, risk factors associated with early mortality, inter-stage mortality and reintervention were assessed. Read More
Pediatr Blood Cancer 2021 Sep 14:e29342. Epub 2021 Sep 14.
Department of Pediatrics, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Background: Integratedbehavioral health models have been proposed as care delivery approaches to mitigate mental health disparities in primary care settings. However, these models have not yet been widely adopted or evaluated in pediatric oncology medical homes.Methods: We conducted a retrospective cohort study of 394 children with newly diagnosed cancer at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center (DF/BCH) from April 2013 to January 2017. Read More
Pediatrics 2021 Sep 13. Epub 2021 Sep 13.
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland.
Objectives: Partnership with parents is a tenet of pediatric medicine; however, initiatives to include parents in education and research have been limited. Through focus groups, we included parents at the beginning of curriculum development by asking them to identify the priorities, existing supports, and opportunities for improvement in their child's end-of-life (EOL) care.Methods: English and Spanish-speaking bereaved parents whose child had been cared for by the palliative care team and had died >18 months before the study initiation were invited to participate. Read More